Parents mourn loss of their 5-year-old daughter in tragic accident

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The parents of a 5-year-old girl are mourning after she died in a tragic accident in Bushwick Thursday.

A 6-foot granite fence fell on Alysson Pinto-Chaumama, killing her.

She was taken by ambulance to Wyckoff Medical Center, but she was pronounced dead.

Family members told News 12 she was an only child and was set to start kindergarten next week.

The family is raising money for funeral arrangements, and sources told News 12 that police are helping to find a funeral home that might help with expenses.

The Department of Buildings is investigating the incident.

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